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WA4CZD1940 Radio News (1940)

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News from 1940.

I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1940 news file dump.

Any typo or error is mine.


This audio is part of the collection: WWII Era Audio Recordings
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Artist/Composer: WA4CZD
Date: 1940
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941; WWII; Old Time Radio; News; World War II; 1940; Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940; Joyce, William, 1906-1946; Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; Admiral Graf Spee (Battleship); World War, 1939-1945 -- France; World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, British; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations


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1940-01-01 MBS In Review 1939 In Review 13.4 MB
13.9 MB
1940-01-01 NRK Prince Olaf Of Norway To Norwegians Living Abroad 452.0 KB
445.4 KB
1940-01-02 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Congress Convenes Tomorrow 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-01-18 CBS Today In Europe 5.8 MB
6.5 MB
1940-01-18 CBS Today in Europe 17.3 MB
6.5 MB
1940-01-20 RSH Lord Haw Haw The Sinking of the Graf Spee 542.4 KB
289.4 KB
1940-01-21 RSH Lord Haw Haw Germany Not Going To Invade Balkans 251.0 KB
303.0 KB
1940-01-26 NBC Kaltenborn Edits The News FDR & The Reporters 16.5 MB
8.7 MB
1940-01-27 BBC Winston Churchill Free Trade Hall Manchester Heckler 25.4 MB
26.4 MB
1940-02-04 BBC The Ear of Britain 34.0 MB
19.5 MB
1940-02-05 NBC Glenn Miller Live from the Cafe Rouge 5.7 MB
6.8 MB
1940-02-06 CBS We The People The Daughter Of Lillian Russell 13.8 MB
13.6 MB
1940-02-11 CBS Elmer Davis and the News Europe Speculates On Sumner Welles Visit 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-02-12 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Supreme Court Sets Aside Florida Negro Death Sentences 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-02-13 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Finnish Losses On Mannerheim Line 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-02-16 RSH Lord Haw Haw The Altmark Incident 256.0 KB
171.7 KB
1940-02-18 RSH Lord Haw Haw Mocks Winston Churchill 483.4 KB
247.7 KB
1940-02-23 BBC Winston Churchill The Navy Is Here 968.0 KB
964.7 KB
1940-02-23 CBS Elmer Davis & The News British Arctic Fleet Watches Russians & Germans 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-02-27 RSH Lord Haw Haw British Minister Of Misinformation 75.3 KB
107.8 KB
1940-02-27 RSH Lord Haw Haw Mocks British Fear Of German Bombs 493.0 KB
264.6 KB
1940-03-09 NBC News Of The World 6.5 MB
6.6 MB
1940-03-31 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Allies To Stop Scandinavian Ore Shipments To Germany 6.6 MB
1.8 MB
1940-04-01 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Japanese Reorganizing Nanking Government 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-04-02 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Raid Scapa Flow In Orkneys 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-04-03 PTT French Premier Paul Reynaud Appeals For U.S. Aid 90.0 KB
102.3 KB
1940-04-09 BBC Alvar Liddell On Invasion Of Denmark & Norway 210.0 KB
147.4 KB
1940-04-09 NBC Kaltenborn Edits The News German Liner Bremen Has Been Sunk 19.7 MB
9.4 MB
1940-04-09 RSH Lord Haw Haw Denmark & Norway 263.1 KB
332.8 KB
1940-04-13 RSH Lord Haw Haw Russo-Finnish War Concluded 2.5 MB
2.8 MB
1940-04-15 KFWB Robert Arden News Commentary War News 3.0 MB
3.9 MB
1940-04-16 RSH Lord Haw Haw - Scandinavian Update & 3.2 MB
2.8 MB
1940-04-30 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Probable That Germans Hold Dombas, Norway 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-05-01 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Have Taken Dombas 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-05-02 CBS Elmer Davis & The News British Forces Withdraw In Norway 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-04 WHAS Kentucky Derby Bryan Field 832.9 KB
1.1 MB
1940-05-08 CBS Murrow On Non-Confidence Debate In Commons 554.0 KB
375.6 KB
1940-05-09 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Unusual Precautions In The Netherlands Tonight 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-05-10 AVRO Proclamation Of Queen Wilhelmina On The Attack On Holland 52.0 KB
90.6 KB
1940-05-10 BBC Chamberlain Resigns As Prime Minister 108.0 KB
113.0 KB
1940-05-10 BBC Holland And Belgium Invaded 303.7 KB
155.4 KB
1940-05-10 CBS Edward R. Murrow War News From England 2.5 MB
962.2 KB
1940-05-10 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Invade Low Countries 1,003.7 KB
1.1 MB
1940-05-10 NBC H.V. Kaltenborn 6.8 MB
7.1 MB
1940-05-10 PTT Hubert Pierlot Dénonce L'invasion De La Belgique 100.0 KB
102.6 KB
1940-05-11 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Advance In The Netherlands 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-11 CBS Elmer Davis Reports On First Day Of Blitzkrieg 1.1 MB
2.0 MB
1940-05-12 CBS Elmer Davis & The News 3rd Day of German Advances In The Netherlands 998.7 KB
1.2 MB
1940-05-13 BBC Bernard Stubbs On The BEF Advance Into Belgium 516.0 KB
362.2 KB
1940-05-13 BBC Winston Churchill The New Administration 1.2 MB
1.1 MB
1940-05-13 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Ahead Of Schedule In Low Countries 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-14 BBC Charles Gardner German Advance On Antwerp 314.0 KB
230.4 KB
1940-05-14 BBC Sec State Anthony Eden Calls For Local Defense Volunteers 161.4 KB
245.8 KB
1940-05-14 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Dutch Army Surrenders 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-17 Sonny Boy Williamson War Time Blues 2.7 MB
1.5 MB
1940-05-19 BBC Churchill's 1st Speech As PM 107.7 KB
135.1 KB
1940-05-19 BBC Winston Churchill First Speech As Prime Minister 2.5 MB
2.8 MB
1940-05-19 CBS I Was There Wilson Vs Hughes Election 6.8 MB
7.2 MB
1940-05-20 KFWB Robert Arden News Commentary A Biography of Hitler 3.4 MB
4.5 MB
1940-05-21 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Push Toward Channel Ports 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-22 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Allies Counter & Retake Arras 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-23 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Battles In France & Belgium Undecided 1.1 MB
1.3 MB
1940-05-24 NBC Story Behind The Headlines Third Invasion Of France 6.6 MB
7.0 MB
1940-05-27 CBS News Bob Trout Paul Renaud Speech 13.5 MB
13.4 MB
1940-05-28 BBC Winston Churchill On Capitulation Of Belgium 634.0 KB
583.9 KB
1940-05-28 RSH Lord Haw Haw - Holland & Belgium Invaded 2.4 MB
3.1 MB
1940-05-28 RSH Lord Haw Haw Holland & Belgium Invaded 2.4 MB
3.4 MB
1940-05-29 BBC An Appeal For Boating Skills 430.0 KB
242.7 KB
1940-05-30 WOL Fulton Lewis Commentary 3.5 MB
3.8 MB
1940-05-31 BBC Bernard Stubbs On Evacuated Troops From Dunkirk 632.0 KB
452.7 KB
1940-05-31 BBC Bernard Stubbs On Evacuated Troops In London 188.0 KB
135.8 KB
1940-05-31 BBC Bernard Stubbs Reports On The Returning Troops 4.0 MB
2.4 MB
1940-05-31 BBC Bernard Stubbs Trains Full of Evacuatees 94.1 KB
120.9 KB
1940-05-31 BBC Bernard Stubbs Troops From Dunkirk 316.3 KB
403.4 KB
1940-06-02 CBS Edward R. Murrow RAF Dispatched To Dunkirk 1.3 MB
692.3 KB
1940-06-02 CBS Edward R. Murrow On Dunkirk 3.2 MB
1.2 MB
1940-06-02 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Near Dunkirk 892.3 KB
920.5 KB
1940-06-02 NBC Anthony Eden Dunkirk 5.1 MB
5.2 MB
1940-06-03 BBC Dunkirk Evacuation BEF Experiences 8.8 MB
5.2 MB
1940-06-03 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Bomb Paris 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-06-04 BBC Edward R. Murrow Churchill News Of Dunkirk 1.1 MB
628.1 KB
1940-06-04 BBC Winston Churchill We Shall Never Surrender 2.8 MB
2.6 MB
1940-06-04 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Capture Dunkirk 6.5 MB
1.8 MB
1940-06-05 BBC J.B. Priestly Pays Homage To The Small Boats Of Dunkirk 2.9 MB
1.5 MB
1940-06-05 BBC J.B. Priestly On Dunkirk 1.1 MB
795.7 KB
1940-06-06 BBC Minister of Shipping Ronald Cross Dunkirk 5.3 MB
3.1 MB
1940-06-08 BBC Charles Martin Describes Dunkirk 752.0 KB
427.8 KB
1940-06-10 EIAR Benito Mussolini Italy Declares War On Allies (English Translation) 738.0 KB
324.3 KB
1940-06-10 EIAR Benito Mussolini La Dichiarazione di Guerra 2.4 MB
1.3 MB
1940-06-13 PTT Paul Reynaud à Tours - La France Ne Peut Pas Mourir 86.0 KB
87.2 KB
1940-06-14 BBC Eyewitness Account From Paris 3.9 MB
2.2 MB
1940-06-14 CBS Rebroadcasts Nazi Announcement 122.6 KB
171.4 KB
1940-06-14 Last Marseillaise Broadcast As Paris Falls 251.0 KB
294.5 KB
1940-06-14 RRG Nazi Radio Announces Fall Of Paris 80.0 KB
81.8 KB
1940-06-17 BBC Winston Churchill Their Finest Hour Full Speech 5.1 MB
6.6 MB
1940-06-17 CBC Princess Juliana Of The Netherlands On Asylum In Canada 1.2 MB
1.1 MB
1940-06-18 BBC Churchill's Finest Hour 373.0 KB
455.3 KB
1940-06-19 CBS Elmer Davis And The News 1.1 MB
1.8 MB
1940-06-20 CBS Elmer Davis & The News French To Surrender Tomorrow 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-06-20 CBS Elmer Davis And The News 1.1 MB
1.8 MB
1940-06-20 NBC News of the World 6.6 MB
6.7 MB
1940-06-21 CAN Eric Sevareid On The Fall Of Paris 64.0 KB
61.0 KB
1940-06-21 CAN WIlliam C. Kirker On French Armistace At Compiegne 1.6 MB
455.9 KB
1940-06-21 CAN Wm Shirer Coverage Of French Surrender 11.6 MB
11.7 MB
1940-06-21 CBS Elmer Davis & The News French Receive Armistice Terms 1,007.2 KB
1.0 MB
1940-06-21 French Surrender 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-06-21 CBS NBC Coverage of French Surrender 5.8 MB
7.2 MB
1940-06-21 NBC H.V. Kaltenborn 6.7 MB
6.6 MB
1940-06-21 RSH Lord Haw Haw The Fall of France 2.5 MB
3.1 MB
1940-06-22 BBC Charles DeGaulle à la Résistance Contre L'occupant Allemand 448.0 KB
402.7 KB
1940-06-22 CBS Elmer Davis & The News French-German Armistice Signed 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-06-22 Conversation Téléphonique Entre Le Général Huntziger Et Le Général Weygand 140.0 KB
139.2 KB
1940-06-22 NBC BBC News John V. Kennedy 6.7 MB
6.7 MB
1940-06-27 Verne Marshall Nominates Hanford MacNider 11.3 MB
11.7 MB
1940-06-28 RSH Lord Haw Haw British Invasion Looms 2.5 MB
3.1 MB
1940-07-01 BBC Radio Newsreel 5.7 MB
6.0 MB
1940-07-04 MBS Arthur Mann In London 3.2 MB
3.5 MB
1940-07-08 BBC Bill Herbert Bombing of Caen 274.1 KB
330.5 KB
1940-07-14 BBC Charles Gardner On Convoy Attack & Dogfight 838.0 KB
926.3 KB
1940-07-14 BBC Charles Gardner More On Dogfight 246.0 KB
247.2 KB
1940-07-14 BBC Charles Gardner Dogfight Over The Channel 1.3 MB
735.9 KB
1940-07-14 BBC Winston Churchill War Of The Unknown Warrior 4.1 MB
3.7 MB
1940-07-14 MBS News Sigrid Schulz From Berlin 4.3 MB
4.3 MB
1940-07-15 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Democratic Convention Opened Today 1,016.2 KB
1.0 MB
1940-07-16 CBS Elmer Davis & The News FDR To State 3rd Term Shortly 5.5 MB
1.5 MB
1940-07-17 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Wheeler Withdraws As Candidate (upcut) 909.2 KB
949.5 KB
1940-07-18 NBCR News Carlton Smith Eleanor Roosevelt 6.3 MB
6.1 MB
1940-07-19 MBS Raymond Gram Swing Hitler offered peace to Britain in a speech today 18.7 MB
9.6 MB
1940-07-21 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Havana Inter-American Conference Opens 1.1 MB
1.1 MB
1940-07-22 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Cordell Hull Suggests Inter-American Collective Trusteeship 890.0 KB
920.1 KB
1940-07-23 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Germans Say Die Is Cast 912.6 KB
946.1 KB
1940-07-23 CBS European News 3.4 MB
3.8 MB
1940-07-24 BBC Lord Beaverbrook On Aircraft Production 7.2 MB
4.2 MB
1940-07-27 CBS European News 2.5 MB
3.1 MB
1940-08-06 CBS European War 3.4 MB
3.6 MB
1940-08-14 CBS European News 2.5 MB
2.8 MB
1940-08-16 CBS Battle of Britain 6.7 MB
3.3 MB
1940-08-16 CBS European News 3.3 MB
2.9 MB
1940-08-19 CBS War News 3.4 MB
3.7 MB
1940-08-20 BBC Winston Churchill The First Year 2.4 MB
2.7 MB
1940-08-22 BBC Convoy Shelled In Straits Of Dover 4.4 MB
2.6 MB
1940-08-24 CBS Edward R. Murrow Trafalgar Blitz 1.5 MB
445.3 KB
1940-08-24 CBS March Of Time Wartime Recipes 1.1 MB
608.7 KB
1940-08-24 CBS Murrow on Blackout 259.4 KB
315.8 KB
1940-08-24 CBS Special Broadcast London After Dark 6.8 MB
7.5 MB
1940-08-25 CBS Edward R. Murrow Blitz Effects 3.5 MB
1.3 MB
1940-08-xx BBC Flight LTs Richard Hillary & JB Nicholson Dangers Of Combat 5.5 MB
3.1 MB
1940-09-02 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Heavy Damage In Night Raids Over Britain 5.2 MB
1.5 MB
1940-09-02 CBS European News 2.6 MB
3.7 MB
1940-09-03 CBS Elmer Davis & The News FDR Pledges 50 Destroyers To Britain (start upcut) 915.8 KB
955.7 KB
1940-09-03 CBS We The People Boy Finds A Dog 13.1 MB
13.7 MB
1940-09-08 BBC A Londoner On Shelters And The Blitz 548.2 KB
627.1 KB
1940-09-15 BBC Alvar Liddell Reports 175 German Aircraft Destroyed 144.0 KB
160.8 KB
1940-09-15 BBC Robin Duff Covers Convoy Attack Off Dover 254.0 KB
266.5 KB
1940-09-17 BBC Winston Churchill House Of Commons Secret Session 2.4 MB
2.5 MB
1940-09-18 CBS Elmer Davis & The News One Raid In Eight Reaches London 901.3 KB
934.7 KB
1940-09-20 CBS Blitz Edward R. Murrow 184.6 KB
200.5 KB
1940-09-20 CBS European News 2.6 MB
3.8 MB
1940-09-22 CBS Edward R. Murrow London Rooftop Blitz 3.9 MB
1.5 MB
1940-09-23 J. Edgar Hoover On The Opponents Of War Preparedness 488.0 KB
529.0 KB
1940-09-29 MBS CBC Canadian Red Cross Emergency Funds Appeal 55.5 MB
18.1 MB
1940-10-05 BBC Robin Duff in Air Raid Shelter 342.0 KB
236.5 KB
1940-10-10 NBC Earl Browder CPUSA Communist Nominee 6.7 MB
6.5 MB
1940-10-13 3AW (AU) Pepsodent Presents Sunday Night At 8 17.3 MB
13.6 MB
1940-10-13 BBC Princess Elizabeth & Margaret Speak To Evacuated Children 166.0 KB
154.3 KB
1940-10-15 BBC Blitz Emergency Services 754.0 KB
528.8 KB
1940-10-21 BBC Winston Churchill Pledge To Free France 2.5 MB
2.3 MB
1940-10-21 BBCF Winston Churchill To France (En Français, Pt2) 116.0 KB
113.8 KB
1940-10-21 BBCF Winston Churchill To France (En Français, Pt1) 78.1 KB
113.3 KB
1940-10-27 MBS NY World's Fair Closing 7.5 MB
9.2 MB
1940-10-30 RDN Maréchal Pétain Collaboration Franco-allemande 92.0 KB
94.8 KB
1940-11-10 3AW (AU) Pepsodent Presents Sunday Night At 8 18.0 MB
14.1 MB
1940-11-15 BBC Coventry Loudspeaker Announcement 276.0 KB
208.6 KB
1940-11-15 BBC Very Reverend RT Howard Coventry Cathedral Destroyed 1.1 MB
818.4 KB
1940-11-17 CBS The World Today Berlin And Moscow Claim Victory 13.5 MB
7.7 MB
1940-12-02 CBS Edward R. Murrow London War At Night 3.6 MB
1.4 MB
1940-12-16 CBS Elmer Davis & The News British Request Aid From U.S. 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-12-17 CBS Elmer Davis & The News FDR Outlines British Finance Plans 908.5 KB
963.2 KB
1940-12-18 CBS Elmer Davis & The News Mixed Reception For FDR Aid Plan 1.1 MB
1.2 MB
1940-12-19 NBC Kaltenborn Edits The News FDR To Appoint New Defense Council 19.9 MB
8.5 MB
1940-12-20 BBC Robin Duff Sees London Burning 998.0 KB
678.3 KB
1940-12-23 BBC Winston Churchill Address To Italy 4.0 MB
3.7 MB
1940-12-24 CBS Edward R. Murrow Grim Christmas In London 1.7 MB
663.7 KB
1940-12-25 BBC Christmas 1940 12.6 MB
12.6 MB
1940-12-31 BBC Herbert Morrison Minister For Home Security 308.0 KB
208.6 KB
1940-12-xx REI Radio Eireann Ireland ID 344.0 KB
385.0 KB
1940-xx-xx BBC Girl Tells Of Bomb Shelters 100.0 KB
112.3 KB
1940-xx-xx BBCD Lili Marleen 5.2 MB
2.1 MB
1940-xx-xx NBBS New British Broadcasting Station ID Nazi 140.3 KB
120.3 KB
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